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Kota Ibushi vs. Ryusuke Taguchi (NJPW 6/10/11, BOSJ final)

With Ryusuke Taguchi’s run to the final of the 2016 Best of the Super Juniors, including notable matches with KUSHIDA, Matt Sydal and finally Will Ospreay, it seemed like a good time to revisit the 2011 final where we found ourselves in a very similar situation. 471 more words

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NJPW Review 03.18.2016

Friday’s broadcast showed matches from Korakuen Hall during the Super Juniors Tournament, specifically from May 22nd, 2015. Gedo introduced the program and Jim Ross and Josh Barnett were on commentary. 569 more words

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Shinsuke Nakamura Stripped of the IWGP Intercontinental Championship

In a post on New Japan Pro Wrestling’s website, it was announced that Shinsuke Nakamura has been stripped of his IWGP Intercontinental Championship.  There has been a lot of speculation regarding Nakamura as to whether or not he is heading to WWE and when, but for sure he will be finishing up with NJPW at the end of January.  74 more words